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Promised Valley War
Series: Promised Valley, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,220. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Prehistoric farmers inhabit a fertile river valley they believe their gods promised them. Their enemies, hunters roaming the barren hills beyond the valley, believe the gods gave it to them. The persons among both peoples most curious about their "eternal" enemies and most willing to treat them as equals nevertheless set the stage for what they fear more than anything else: another horrifying war.
Elvis Saves JFK!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,850. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What if: • Elvis was a secret agent? • Amelia Earhart was a Second World War fighter ace? • Hitler won the Second World War only to lose it a century later? Plus two other tales of alternate history by the author of War Plan Crimson, A Novel of Alternate History.
The Consequences of Steam
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Enter the Pimp of Time, a savvy businessman who has created time portals into the past, any era, any nation, so that discerning men can sample prostitutes of all flavors and cultures. But what are the consequences of such time travel should a client go off the ranch and wreak havoc with the timeline, in the fleeting Victorian era where steam matters the most between progress and failure?
SteampunX - Episode Two: SteamDisco Destruction
Price: Free! Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The shadow of slavery hangs over New France. The man called Thunder arrives to avert a war he fears may erupt. Little does he know the war began long ago in the hearts of the noirs that work the land. Trapped between the justice of the oppressed and the whims of a dangerous ally, Thunder and his teenage companions struggle to do what's right for themselves and for the Nations.
The Guard House and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011 by Knuckledown Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » General
This collection of short-short stories carries readers back in time to the post-Civil War era and to the short-lived military post Fort Stevenson, which stood on the frontier near the banks of the Missouri River in Dakota Territory. This work was produced under the Artist-in-Residency Program with the North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department and the North Dakota Council on the Arts.
The 13 Collective: Bound by Fate and the Universe
Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Thirteen, a long forgotten superhero, finds himself trapped in an alternate world. Trying to make the best of it, he joins an organization called the 13 Collective. Led by D-13, an retired American Spy, he and his superhero partner investigate a new string of space-time loopholes that causes a chain reaction of violence and chaos among the population.
As Confissões de Dulce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dulce é a esposa de D. Sancho I, filho de Afonso Henriques e o segundo rei de Portugal. A História costuma relatar os feitos de reis e guerreiros, mas raramente se debruça sobre as dinâmicas das relações entre os intervenientes. "As Confissões de Dulce" mostram um lado humano da rainha D.Dulce. Esta obra de ficção conquistou em 2005 o 2º prémio no Concurso Literário “D.Sancho I”.
The Grand Experiment
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,900. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
What if... Long ago, a race of aliens in a far off galaxy devises an experiment and populates Planet Earth. Then they watch. What if... Every major event on Earth, from the birth of Jesus to the crash at Roswell, is attributable to the aliens. The Aliens are saddened at the wars and waste of resources. What if... We are just a part of The Grand Experiment?
Deare Sister
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,110. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011 by Magenta. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
(3.00 from 1 review)
This work of fiction consists of letters that might have been written by Lady Godiva, Milton’s daughter, Rubens’ model, Mozart’s mother, Freud’s wife, Plato’s students, and others – assuming a feminist consciousness. (What would they say?)
Gunwitch: A Tale of the King's Coven
Series: Rose Bainbridge, Gunwitch, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 100,440. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
In 1718, in an England that might have been, the law found Rosalind Bainbridge guilty of witchcraft. In lieu of execution, she became Private Bainbridge of the 101st Pistoleers. A Gunwitch of the King's Coven. Twenty-four years later, dishonorably discharged and working as a scout on the Amerigon frontier, Rose's past comes looking for her.
Revisions: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
A dead historian is initiated into the true authorship of the past.
A Life Worth Living
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Essay » Literature
A short story for dog lovers, this touching memoir of a shelter dog shares his experiences in his own voice, taking readers from his days of abuse, to the shelter, to a home filled with love. Follow him on this extraordinary journey and fall in love with a new hero. Note: ALL proceeds will be donated to the local animal shelter.
Egypt: The Uprising (The Battle for Maat, Book 1)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,880. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Aya, a teenage girl interested in social networking, tries to live through the Revolution without getting swept up into the violence. But fate has something else in mind. What starts out as an attempt by Aya to drag her brother and his friends away from the demonstrations transforms into a battle with ancient Egyptian figures who have returned from the past to change the face of history.
End of Empire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In this alternate history story the royal families of Europe's unyielding power continued into the 21st century. Now Tsar Nicholas Romanov's Russian Empire faces annihilation at the hands of a rebel army. A tale where power becomes the greatest aphrodisiac. Includes the bonus story, Until We Meet Again.
Jesus The Vampire Slayer
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 18,510. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Discover the hidden threads of evil influence from Christian history which are the original Vampire race. If you think Satan was bad, find out what the Vampires have been up to. Have they stolen YOUR soul? This book investigates how to overcome the ancient roots of evangelical Christianity. CATEGORIES: Diabolical. Unforgivable. AUTHOR NOTE: Previous exposure to basic Christian themes helpful.
Within the Branches of Alternity
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 12,540. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Within the Branches of Alternity is a collection of short stories focused on alternate history. The tales range from Ancient Egypt in the reign of Akhenaton, France during the time of Joan of Arc and northern Pennsylvania before the civil war.
Carthaginian Empire 20 - Caesar Free!
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
The tribes of Gaul have been a thorn in the side of Carthage. Penned in by Carthaginian occupied Spain to the West, Britain to the North, Italy to the East and the even wilder tribes across the Rhine the Gauls must fight or die. When a slave of Roman descent saves a Carthaginian force from defeat he is given his freedom and joins the officer corps of the army. It is 56BC and his name was Julius.
Carthaginian Empire 19 - Crucift Them!
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Seventy years ago the might of Carthage was brought to bear on the city of Rome. Now as Carthage focuses on troubles further abroad Rome sees the chance to rebel, the final chance to win back their freedom and their own destiny. If they lose, the savagery of the response will knows no bounds. It is 146BC and now Carthage intends to truly rule the Mediterranean.
Carthaginian Empire 18 - Bay of Naples
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
With the Roman fleet at the bottom of the sea and Hannibal’s mercenary army marauding down the east coast of Italy, Rome are up against it. When the entire Roman army is butchered at the battle of Cannae and Hannibal’s brother lands another army in the Bay of Naples Rome is given a choice. Surrender or be sacked. It is 216BC and the last challenger against Carthage’s reign is on her knees.
Carthaginian Empire 17 - The Galley
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Based on a true documented incident. There is an secret to the way the Carthaginians build galleys - built to a standard design and each piece is marked. You can take one apart and use it as a set of templates to build more. Rome uses a captured galley to build a fleet of 225 ships in less than 45 days and challenge Carthaginian supremacy. Its 217BC and Rome takes its chance.